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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to urge Vice President Mike Pence to start the U.S. Constitution's 25th Amendment process of removing President Donald Trump from office, although the vice president already has said he will not do so.WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to urge Vice President Mike Pence to start the U.S. Constitution's 25th Amendment process of removing President Donald Trump from office, although the vice president already has said he will not do so.

U.S. House urges Pence to start process of removing Trump from office | The Star

Some Republicans say they will join Democrats and vote to charge the president with inciting insurrection.Some Republicans say they will join Democrats and vote to charge the president with inciting insurrection.

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Donald Trump has few options left but to foment even more chaos both at home and abroadDonald Trump has few options left but to foment even more chaos both at home and abroad

The US is now the focus of global instability | Business | The Guardian

There’s no real reason for the Senate not to try him immediately.There’s no real reason for the Senate not to try him immediately.

WASHINGTON, Jan 13 — Bolstered by support from his deputy Mike Pence who opposed ousting the US president, Donald Trump denied responsibility yesterday for an assault on Congress by his supporters but now faces an all-but-certain second impeachment effort. With Republican backing for Trump...WASHINGTON, Jan 13 — Bolstered by support from his deputy Mike Pence who opposed ousting the US president, Donald Trump denied responsibility yesterday for an assault on Congress by his supporters but now faces an all-but-certain second impeachment effort. With Republican backing for Trump...

Pence rejects calls to oust defiant Trump, but impeachment looms | World | Malay Mail

By Peter Baker, Maggie Haberman and Annie Karni, For Vice President Mike Pence, the moment of truth had arrived. After three years and 11 months of navigating the treacherous waters of President Donald Trump’s ego, after all the tongue-biting, pride-swallowing moments where he employed strategic silence or florid flattery to stay in his boss’ good graces, there he was beingBy Peter Baker, Maggie Haberman and Annie Karni, For Vice President Mike Pence, the moment of truth had arrived. After three years and 11 months of navigating the treacherous waters of President

Mike Pence reached his limit with Donald Trump, it wasn’t pretty | Deccan Herald

Fury at the shaken Capitol over the attack, security, virus | 2021/01/13Fury at the shaken Capitol over the attack, security, virus

Fury at the shaken Capitol over the attack, security, virus | Taiwan News | 2021/01/13

US News: The House is expected to impeach President Donald Trump for his encouragement of supporters who stormed the US Capitol, a vote that would make him theUS News: The House is expected to impeach President Donald Trump for his encouragement of supporters who stormed the US Capitol, a vote that would make him the

How Donald Trump's 2nd impeachment will unfold - Times of India

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WASHINGTON: A week after President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the US Capitol, the US House of Representatives gathered on Wednesday to impeach the president for his role in an assault on American democracy that stunned the nation and left five dead. At least five Republicans have said they would join Democrats to impeach Trump for the second time, just seven days beforeWASHINGTON: A week after President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the US Capitol, the US House of Representatives gathered on Wednesday to impeach the president for his role in an assault on

US House convenes to impeach Trump for his role in Capitol assault | Arab News

Resolution introduced in Congress after last week’s violent assault on Capitol by Trump’s supporters.Resolution introduced in Congress after last week’s violent assault on Capitol by Trump’s supporters.

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Under the 25th Amendment, the vice president can oust the president if he and majority of the cabinet find him unfit to continue.Under the 25th Amendment, the vice president can oust the president if he and majority of the cabinet find him unfit to continue.

Pence refuses but Democrats insist on removing Trump before Biden's inauguration - World - DAWN.COM

The choice facing Republicans isn't just about the immediate fate of Trump, who has just seven days left in his presidency. It's about whether the party's elected leaders are ready to move on from Trump, who remains popular with the GOP but is now toxic in much of Washington.The choice facing Republicans isn't just about the immediate fate of Trump, who has just seven days left in his presidency. It's about whether the party's elected leaders are ready to move on from Trump, who remains popular with the GOP but is now toxic in much of Washington.

Trump's Republican wall eroding ahead of impeachment vote | Hindustan Times

Congress votes on the 25th Amendment against Trump and Republicans increasingly back impeachment, but the 14th Amendment is the way to go.The benefit of the 14th Amendment is that it allows Democrats to hold Trump accountable without the need for support from Republican senators or Mike Pence.

Max Burns: Removing Trump through impeachment or the 25th Amendment is warranted. But this is better.

Donald Trump impeachment: What happens next? Democrats and some Republicans could vote to impeach the U.S. president this week, with just days left before Joe Biden takes office.

Donald Trump impeachment: What happens next? | Euronews

House of Representatives rushes towards Trump impeachment over Capitol attackHouse of Representatives rushes towards Trump impeachment over Capitol attack

House of Representatives rushes towards Trump impeachment over Capitol attack

The U.S. House of Representatives met Tuesday night and passed House Resolution 38, urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to the Constitution to remove President Trump with a Cabinet vote.The U.S. House of Representatives met Tuesday night and passed House Resolution 38, urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to the Constitution to remove President Trump with a Cabinet vote.

Invoking the 25th Amendment: Here is how Kentucky’s representatives voted

Any reasonable leader would see the writing on the wall in the wake of the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol. Yet it’s no surprise that President Trump is remorseless over his seditious comments that led to the desecration of the seat of our nation’s democracy and the death of a police officer. That’s true […]

Editorial: Step up, impeach, convict - Portland Press Herald

VP Mike Pence released a letter just hours ahead of a House vote on a measure urging him to invoke the 25th Amendment.VP Mike Pence released a letter just hours ahead of a House vote on a measure urging him to invoke the 25th Amendment.

VP Pence sends Speaker Pelosi letter rejecting calls to invoke 25th Amendment

The "To the Republic" series has primarily addressed the original Constitution rather than the subsequent amendments. However, there has been much discussion of the suddenly popular 25th Amendment during the Trump administration, particularly since last week's riot at the Capitol.The

David Jonas: Invoking 25th Amendment would set dangerous precedent - Washington Times

Donald Trump likely will be impeached for his role in last week's Capitol riot. But Rep. Andy Biggs and others also must be held accountable.Donald Trump likely will be impeached for his role in last week's Capitol riot. But Rep. Andy Biggs and others also must be held accountable.

Rep. Debbie Lesko says Democrats pose the danger if they impeach

Mike Pence sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that he was not in favor of invoking the 25th Amendment as the House pushed for President Donald Trump's second impeachment. He wrote that he did not feel taking that step would be good for the country as it remains as divided as ever [...]Mike Pence sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that he was not in favor of invoking the [...]

Mike Pence's Refusal to Invoke 25th Amendment Ignites Political Discourse

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday named nine Democrats to serve as impeachment managers as the House prepares to vote Wednesday to impeach President Trump over his role inciting last week’s Capitol riot.Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday named nine Democrats to serve as impeachment managers as the House prepares to vote Wednesday to impeach President Trump over his role inciting last week’s

Pelosi names 9 impeachment managers | TheHill

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday named nine Democrats to serve as impeachment managers as the House prepares to vote Wednesday to impeach President Trump over his role inciting last week’s Capitol riot.Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday named nine Democrats to serve as impeachment managers as the House prepares to vote Wednesday to impeach President Trump over his role inciting last week’s

Pelosi names 9 impeachment managers | TheHill

Speaking Tuesday on the eve of a second vote to impeach him, Pelosi said Trump must be charged because of the “seditious attack” on the Capitol by his supporters one week ago.Speaking Tuesday on the eve of a second vote to impeach him, Pelosi said Trump must be charged because of the “seditious attack” on the Capitol by his supporters one week ago.

Pelosi says nation is at ‘unprecedented moment in history’ | WFLA

Her support for impeachment is a late but welcome act of leadership.Her support for impeachment is a late but welcome act of leadership.

Liz Cheney’s Finest Hour - The Bulwark

Her support for impeachment is a late but welcome act of leadership.Her support for impeachment is a late but welcome act of leadership.

Liz Cheney’s Finest Hour - The Bulwark

The Republican leaders' split on impeachment presages a bigger battle over Trump and the GOP.

The Cheney-McCarthy rift busts open - POLITICO

Longtime Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) has joined a growing number of House Republicans in saying he plans to vote to impeach President Trump on Wednesday following a deadly riot by a mob of his supporters at the U.S. Capitol last week. Longtime Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) has joined a growing number of House Republicans in saying he plans to vote to impeach President Trump on Wednesday following a deadly riot by a mob of his

Republican Fred Upton says he'll vote to impeach Trump | TheHill

Longtime Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) has joined a growing number of House Republicans in saying he plans to vote to impeach President Trump on Wednesday following a deadly riot by a mob of his supporters at the U.S. Capitol last week. Longtime Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) has joined a growing number of House Republicans in saying he plans to vote to impeach President Trump on Wednesday following a deadly riot by a mob of his

Republican Fred Upton says he'll vote to impeach Trump | TheHill

President Trump told Vice President Pence he had a choice between being remembered by history “as a patriot … or as a p----” while attempting to pressure him to overturn the results of the presidential election, according to aPresident Trump told Vice President Pence he had a choice between being remembered by history “as a patriot … or as a p----” while attempting to pressure him to overturn the results of the

Trump told Pence he could be a 'patriot' or 'p----' when overseeing election vote: report | TheHill

President Trump told Vice President Pence he had a choice between being remembered by history “as a patriot … or as a p----” while attempting to pressure him to overturn the results of the presidential election, according to aPresident Trump told Vice President Pence he had a choice between being remembered by history “as a patriot … or as a p----” while attempting to pressure him to overturn the results of the

Trump told Pence he could be a 'patriot' or 'p----' when overseeing election vote: report | TheHill

Trump flew to Alamo (Texas) to stand next to a section of new border wall and deliver a 22-minute speech, in which he warned of further unrest if Congress dares to impeach him — even as the US House is about to do just that on Wednesday.The FBI has warned that armed protesters could take to the streets in the nation’s capital and in several states beginning in the days before the inaugurationTrump flew to Alamo (Texas) to stand next to a section of new border wall and deliver a 22-minute speech, in which he warned of further unrest if Congress dares to impeach him — even as the US House is about to do just that on Wednesday.The FBI has warned that armed protesters could take to the streets in the nation’s capital and in several states beginning in the days before the inauguration

Defiant Trump tries to burnish legacy amid growing riot fury

With at least five Republicans joining their push to impeach President Donald Trump over the storming of the U.S. Capitol, Democrats in the House of Representatives stood poised for a history-making vote to try to remove the president from office. With eight days remaining in Trump's term, the House will…

Some House Republicans join impeachment push; Pence says he will not move to expel Trump - Japan Today

Nearly nine in 10 voters in battleground states said it was important to have a peaceful and orderly transition, according to a poll conducted by longtime pollster for Trump, John McLaughlin.Nearly nine in 10 voters in battleground states said it was important to have a peaceful and orderly transition, according to a poll conducted by longtime pollster for Trump, John McLaughlin.

Impeachment is very rare in US history, only three US Presidents have been impeached in the history of the US and no US President has been impeached twice.

Has any US President been impeached before? Who? - AS.com

A growing number of Republicans are announcing their plans to support impeaching President Trump after a violent mob stormed the Capitol last week.A growing number of Republicans are announcing their plans to support impeaching President Trump after a violent mob stormed the Capitol last week.

Growing number of GOP lawmakers say they support impeachment | TheHill

A growing number of Republicans are announcing their plans to support impeaching President Trump after a violent mob stormed the Capitol last week.A growing number of Republicans are announcing their plans to support impeaching President Trump after a violent mob stormed the Capitol last week.

Growing number of GOP lawmakers say they support impeachment | TheHill

The House Judiciary Committee released a report Tuesday making the case for imminently impeaching Trump after he "willfully incited violence" at the US Capitol.A scathing House Judiciary report said Trump "willfully incited violence" against the vice president, Congress, their staff, and law enforcement.

House Democrats say Trump should be impeached because insurrection attempt threatened the lives of the top 3 people in line to succeed him - creating a huge national security risk | Business Insider India

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The US House of Representatives has approved a resolution calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment of the Constitution to remove President Donald Trump from power.The US House of Representatives has approved a resolution calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment of the Constitution to remove President Donald Trump from power.

US House approves call to remove Trump | NHK WORLD-JAPAN News

Pence said in a letter to Pelosi that he would not invoke the 25th Amendment just hours before the House was set to vote on a resolution formally calling on him to do so, arguing that he does not “believe that such a course of action is in the best interest of our Nation or […]Pence said in a letter to Pelosi that he would not invoke the 25th Amendment just hours before the House was set to vote on a resolution formally calling on him to do so, arguing that he does not &…

In a letter to Pelosi, Pence says he will not invoke 25th Amendment | CBS 17